Fr. James Walsh – Archdiocese of New York

| Jul 27, 2020 | Abuser Profiles, Catholic Church

Monsignor James Walsh

Archdiocese of New York

Ordained: 1936

Died: 1998

Assignment History of James Walsh:

  • 1937-1956: Blessed Sacrament (New Rochelle, NY)
  • 1957-1962: St. Matthews (Hastings-on-the-Hudson, NY)
  • 1963-1966: St. Bartholomew (Yonkers, NY)
  • 1967-1969: Immaculate Conception (Bangall, NY)
  • 1970-1987: Immaculate Conception (Irvington-on-the-Hudson, NY)
  • 1988-1998: Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Monsignor James Walsh:

Msgr. James Walsh was ordained a priest in 1936. He served in the Archdiocese of New York from 1937 until his death. Walsh has served at Blessed Sacrament in New Rochelle, NY, St. Matthews in Hasting-on-the-Hudson, NY, St. Bartholomew in Yonkers, NY, and Immaculate Conception in Bangall, NY. It is unknown where Walsh’s whereabouts were for a decade from 1988-1998.

In April 2019, according to reports, Walsh’s name appeared on the Archdiocese of New York’s list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. Although the information on Walsh’s assignment history is provided, the details of the allegations, including the information about the age/gender of his alleged victim/victims, the nature of the alleged sexual abuse, or Walsh’s assignments at the time of the alleged abuse is unknown.

Walsh died in 1998.

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